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Gold Board and Mining Associations Executives forge new processing fee structure; Minister’s promise honoured

In keeping with a commitment made by Minister of Natural Resources, Hon. Raphael Trotman, during a discussion with miners’ representatives and others on September 7, 2017 at Cara Lodge, chairman of the Guyana Gold Board (GGB) GHK Lall, held a meeting yesterday September 14, 2017, with executives of the various mining associations operating under the [...]

2017-09-29T19:59:51+00:00 September 15th, 2017|Featured, Guyana Gold Board, News, Press Releases|0 Comments

First in series of Stakeholder Engagements on draft Local Content Policy Framework receives vibrant participation; oil companies, regional Chambers of Commerce and businesses among the other stakeholders targeted

GEORGETOWN, Guyana – The Ministry of Natural Resources today Wednesday September 6, 2017 wrapped up the first in a series of stakeholder consultations on Guyana’s draft Local Content Policy Framework. Following brief remarks by Honourable Raphael G.C. Trotman M.P., Minister of Natural Resources, Mr Anthony Paul, author of the draft policy framework and a geologist [...]

2017-09-27T20:01:51+00:00 September 6th, 2017|News, Press Releases|0 Comments

R.L. Sukhram and Sons Sawmill and Rong-An Inc. awarded approximately 400,000 hectares each of former Barama Company Limited concessions; investments totaling US$9.5 m by 2020 to create 524 jobs

GEORGETOWN, Guyana - Following Barama Company Limited’s relinquishing of its 1.6 million hectare forest concession in October 2016, the Guyana Forestry Commission (GFC) has awarded two lots totaling over 800,000 hectares of that concession to R.L. Sukhram and Sons Sawmill and Rong-An Inc. The Ministry of Natural Resources along with the GFC had taken the [...]

2017-09-27T20:00:15+00:00 August 26th, 2017|Guyana Forestry Commission, News, Press Releases|0 Comments